DuPont Wins Bid To Reverse Monsanto License Ruling

Law360, New York (August 3, 2010, 3:15 PM EDT) -- DuPont Co. has won its bid to reverse a ruling that found it had breached a licensing contract with rival Monsanto Co. in a bitter spat over a patent for herbicide-resistant genetically modified soybeans and corn.

In a sealed order that left both sides claiming the ruling as a victory, Judge Richard E. Webber on Friday partially reversed his Jan. 15 finding in favor of Monsanto in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri.

Friday's order was listed on the court's docket, but...
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